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Records and Documents Management

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Latest Headlines

Physicians angry EHR vendor won't cough up patient data

A key benefit of electronic health records is the ease in which it allows doctors to share crucial patient information with each other. Unfortunately, EHR vendors realize a cash cow when they see it and are locking down patient data unless physicians pay thousands of dollars to release it. It's become such a contentious issue that Congress may have to get involved.

Report: Legal sector lacks effective document management tech

The legal sector is sorely lacking efficient document review and management technology, according to new research.

Box receives rocky reception from Wall Street

The growing number of enterprise storage options are overwhelming corporate consumers, and also investors--especially when it comes to newly public Box.

With new investment, Lighthouse to target sectors beyond legal

Lighthouse eDiscovery, a company that helps lawyers do discovery, scored a big investment from Spire Capital and plans to use the money to expand geographically but also into new sectors.

Soonr puts enterprise security first with new mobile app

Soonr this month released a new mobile file sharing solution app that offers both mobility and security for employees on-the-go, but currently it's only available for Apple users.

Professor: Digitizing war records diminishes history

Andrew Hoskins, an interdisciplinary research professor at University of Glasgow, suggests that our desire to digitize the archives of war will ultimately diminish its value as a learning resource. He says that much of the nuance and context that only comes from handling physical manifestations of historical records is lost when researchers can simply call up a document on a screen.  

OIG's office hunts for email compliance tool

The Office of the Inspector General is on the hunt for an email compliance and management tool. Under the federal guidelines for managing government records, the OIG has until December 2016 to choose and implement a method for maintaining both permanent and temporary email records.  

Hoarding email can hurt you in the long run

hile it's tempting to save every single email message your company sends or receives in the interest of compliance and e-discovery, some experts say doing so can cost you big in the long run.

Spotlight: Justice Department, FBI point fingers over withheld records

Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz says the FBI is withholding records they promised to turn over to his office for review. 

Campus curmudgeon nabs 22K university records

A pair of staff members were put on administrative leave at the University of Oregon after they released almost 22,000 pages of archived records to a professor. Among the documents released were a number of sensitive emails between students, faculty, and the President's office.